ERIC Number: EJ635152
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Why Brains Matter: An Integrational Perspective on "The Symbolic Species."
Cowley, Stephen J.
Language Sciences, v24 n1 p73-95 Jan 2002
Argues that Deacon's coevolutionary theory provides a basis for changing how we think about language and brains. Instead of ascribing language to either nature or nurture, it is seen as intrinsic to both: biological principles ensure the brain can only function by attuning to its body's worlds. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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